Originally Posted by Jason R
Although I'm sure some use religion to rationalize brutality against gays, I don't think the majority of churches condone that. The majority of people I have known have had gay friends of one sort or another. It's not like church people are completely alienated from the world at large.
I did not mean to imply that all or most religous people condone or engage in hate against ... well anyone really. What I was implying is that most people who practice discrimination or hate crimes against gays will almost always point to the bible for justification.